9/11 Health and Compensation in the News
Below are summaries with url’s to news articles that appeared recently about 9/11 Health and Compensation issues.
An archive of past articles by year, can be found on the 911 Health Watch website at http://www.911healthwatch.org/news/ :
February 8, 2018 — Spectrum — Former students near Ground Zero speak out about their 9/11-related illnesses
Former students who attended Stuyvesant High School during the September 11th attacks are speaking out about the sicknesses they’ve developed.
February 8, 2018 — CBS NY — Former Stuyvesant High School Students With 9/11-Related Illnesses Urge Others To Get Help
Former students of a Lower Manhattan high school suffering from 9/11 related illnesses are coming forward to help others who might also be sick.
February 8, 2018 — NY Daily News — More Stuyvesant High School grads who got sick after 9/11 join Zadroga Act campaign
Shoshana Dornhelm, 31, was a sophomore at the elite high school when the twin towers were attacked — and fifteen years later, she was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma and went through six rounds of chemotherapy.
February 8, 2018 — WABC — Stuyvesant grads who got sick after 9/11 urging others near World Trade Center to get checked
Two health care forums are being held at Stuyvesant High School and are open to anyone who lived, worked or went to school around the World Trade Center on 9/11 and the weeks and months that followed.
February 7, 2018 — NY Post — Ex-high schoolers sickened by 9/11 toxins urge others to get screened
It’s one test that might even scare a Stuyvesant HS graduate.
February 5, 2018 — Irish Echo — Death of 9/11 hero Lt. Edward Meehan
The death has taken place of FDNY Lieutenant Edward Meehan, who had been battling cancer stemming from his rescue work at the World Trade Center in the days and weeks after 9/11.